Online shopping Malaysia tips for beginners

Online shopping Malaysia tips for beginners

Online shopping is no longer new these days and a lot of people enjoy it. If you are someone who has no time to go out shopping or just want to explore online shopping Malaysia as a beginner, there are a few shopping tips you should know. This is to avoid you making common beginner mistakes and having a negative experience on your first attempt.

1. Research.   Knowledge is key. List all the websites that seem credible and read product or service reviews from past customers. Attempting online shopping at scammed websites can be dangerous because they may drain your bank account. If you aren’t sure, talk to friends who are avid online shoppers.

2. Experiment.   Focus on items you need to purchase because you don’t want to regret buying items you won’t use eventually. As a beginner, take it slow and do a test run. Buy an item or two and wait for it to arrive at your doorstep. If you like the service and products offered, you may continue shopping at the same place in future.


3. Ensure security.   You should also make sure the website you are browsing has a lock sign in the top url browser before making any payment. This shows that your transactions are secure from identity theft or hackers. If there isn’t a lock sign on the browser, it is better not to shop at that particular website. It may seem a credible one but it is better to be safe than sorry.


Online shopping has saved me lots of time and inconvenience. With some wisdom (and self-control!) it can be a useful choice that benefits the entire family – because Mum doesn’t have to go to the shops anymore and can spend time with the people she loves!

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post by Zalora Malaysia.


  • Ravi Roshan Jaiswal
    July 11, 2016 6:58 am

    Hi Jin Ai 🙂

    Now a day people are crazy about online shopping but there are some of important things which they should have keep in mind, which are described here in your post. As a online shopping lover person, I’m also don’t take too time in research and experiment, but it’s necessary for everyone. Glad to know about these important things which should have in every online loving person before going to shop online.

    Having the proper knowledge of these three things, help to secure shopping over using internet. I agree with you that ensuring security play significant role in shopping.

    Thanks for posting, Jin.
    ~ Ravi

  • Jin Ai
    July 18, 2016 2:20 pm

    Thanks Ravi!

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